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La Cocina Oaxaquena

Prolongacion Yagul Fracc. San Jose La Noria 209 | Fracc. San Jose la Noria, Oaxaca 68120, Mexico
+52 951 156 2893
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Unique and wonderful experience

This was definitely the highlight of our trip to Oaxaca! Gerardo was a fantastic host and guide... read more

Reviewed 19 February 2018
cg7521
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Chicago, Illinois
via mobile
Delicious Half Day

Enjoyed our class with Gerardo. He picked us up from our hotel and we headed to one of Oaxaca's... read more

Reviewed 28 January 2018
Lydia T
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New York City, New York
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La Cocina Oaxaquena is a cooking school devoted exclusively to Oaxacan cuisine and specializing in local dishes. The Chef Instructor Gerardo offers comprehensive hands-on cooking classes in a sunny traditionally decorated Mexican kitchen. Two 5 hours cooking classes are available everyday at 9am or 3pm. Pick up and return from your hotel. Price of the class MX$800.00 (USD$60.00) per person.
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  • Very good8%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
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“aztec soup” (8 reviews)
“his mother” (13 reviews)
Suggested Duration: More than 3 hours
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Prolongacion Yagul Fracc. San Jose La Noria 209 | Fracc. San Jose la Noria, Oaxaca 68120, Mexico
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+52 951 156 2893
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Reviewed 19 February 2018 via mobile

This was definitely the highlight of our trip to Oaxaca! Gerardo was a fantastic host and guide, teaching us about Oaxacan cooking and culture and helping us prepare a delicious meal in his family’s beautiful kitchen. Can’t recommend this experience highly enough!

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Reviewed 28 January 2018

Enjoyed our class with Gerardo. He picked us up from our hotel and we headed to one of Oaxaca's largest markets to get our ingredients (plus Gerardo made sure I could buy a few other things to bring home that I needed). We cooked a...More

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Reviewed 28 December 2017

From beginning to end this was a most enjoyablet experience. Gerardo picked me up at my hotel on time, then to the market to buy the ingredients we would be using that day. From the market we went to Gerardo home nearby. He has a...More

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Reviewed 11 December 2017 via mobile

The cooking class with Gerardo was fantastic, and the kitchen was stunning. We started by being picked up by Gerardo and going to the Central market for ingredients then to his home for the cooking class. Dalilo greeted is with coffee and Oaxacan hot chocolate,...More

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Reviewed 25 November 2017 via mobile

There was a bit of miscommunixation and I wasn't picked up in the morning. Anyways the later part of the class compensate it for it! The market tour could have been better as it seemed a bit mindless. But the cooking part was well-organized and...More

Thank Wang S
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Reviewed 1 September 2017

We really enjoyed our cooking experience with Gerardo. He was a very good teacher and the setting - a traditional Mexican kitchen is lovely.

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Reviewed 19 June 2017 via mobile

This was simply fantastic. 👍 A colleague and I brought 15 high school students to Mexico, and our travel agency ACIS arranged this cooking class for us. What an incredible afternoon and evening, which started at 3pm and ended at 8pm. Highly recommended if you...More

Thank chicorico70
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Reviewed 10 June 2017

We'd heard a lot about the food in Oaxaca and were keen to try a cooking class here. We looked at a lot of different places, but Geraldo's "La Cocina Oaxaquena" really stood out both from the excellent reviews, as well as the range of...More

Thank Laura E
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Reviewed 15 April 2017 via mobile

The cooking class started with a pickup at my hotel in the morning followed by a visit of the local market. Great opportunity to get to know mexican fruits and vegetables that I didn't know from home. The class itself took place in Gerardo's mother's...More

Thank Jasmin H
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Reviewed 5 April 2017

Had a great day. Beginning in the market is a really lovely way to start the experience. The class itself was great fun, in a wonderful home and beautiful kitchen. the food was delicious, and very easy to make! Geraldo's mother was also a great...More

Thank Sarah D
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el C
10 January 2018|
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Response from Oaxaca_Cooking | Property representative |
Hola, you can visit in facebook like: La Cocina Oaxaqueña, cooking classes. Take care, Gerardo.
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Claudia G
2 May 2017|
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Response from Oaxaca_Cooking | Property representative |
Hola Claudia, Gracias por escribir, si me podrías proporcionar un correo y te pasó mi información. Muy amable, Gerardo.
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Lindarose086
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Response from Luann H | Reviewed this property |
I wasn't aware that Gerardo had apartments for rent.
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